cross-hatch

crosshatch

[kraws-hach, kros-]
verb (used with object)
1.
to mark or shade with two or more intersecting series of parallel lines.
noun
2.
a pattern or mark made with such lines.

Origin:
1815–25; cross- + hatch3

crosshatching, noun
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crosshatch (ˈkrɒsˌhætʃ)
 
vb
drawing to shade or hatch (forms, figures, etc) with two or more sets of parallel lines that cross one another
 
'crosshatching
 
n

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